Tag: contest

I keep forgetting to mention, that despite interrogating the founder of the SEMMYS, they somehow managed to nominate one of my articles. While the SEMMY awards are targeted to the search marketing industry, there is a Design and Usability category. It is there that an article I wrote for Website Magazine, called Everyday Usability – 14-Point Checklist for Success has been nominated for inclusion. Tomorrow, judges decide category finalists. Those finalists will be announced on January 25, 2010 and postedRead more…

Just for fun, let’s figure out what information architecture is. Heck, I gave a presentation on it and still have to sit and think about this. It’s like explaining how to make soup. The experience of the activity itself holds the true magic. The folks at the IA Institute, along with the esteemed Peter Morville, have dreamed up a contest called Explain IA hoping to “advance AND promote IA”. As recently as this weekend, while following a lead I gotRead more…